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17640 Tight rope Walker Stephen Peer (1840-1887)   
Stereoview of Peer crossing Niagara on a tight rope.  He
completed a tight rope walk over the Niagara from the
present Whirlpool Bridge and Penn Central Bridge, and
back again.  Three days later, on June 25, 1887 Peer was
reportedly with friends, and had been drinking, and he
fell off a tight rope to his death. No backmark.    $55